Version 1.3 of Guile released

Version 1.3 of Guile is now available via anonymous FTP from
ftp.gnu.org/pub/gnu and

Guile is a portable, embeddable Scheme implementation written in
C. Guile provides a machine independent execution platform that can
be linked in as a library when building extensible programs.

The mailing list `guile@cygnus.com’ carries discussions,
questions, and often answers, about Guile. To subscribe, send mail
to guile-request@cygnus.com. Of
course, please send bug reports (and fixes!) to bug-guile@gnu.org. Note that one
address is @cygnus.com, and the other is at @gnu.org. This release
contains many bug fixes and incremental improvements. In

  • The C API has been revised in many places, based on input from
  • The `guile-config’ script makes it easier to compile and link C
    code that uses Guile.
  • The blocking behavior of the cooperative threading system is
  • Guile can now use the readline library when run interactively,
    providing full command editing, history, and completion.

For further details, see NEWS, in the distribution.

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